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Supporting people to access services they need

Local Area Coordinator

  • 502460
  • Albany, WA, Australia
  • Full Time

The role

In this Full-Time role, working in the location Albany office, you will be responsible for assisting people with disability, their families, and their carers to build and pursue their goal to live their best life, exercise choice and control, and engage with the National Disability Insurance Scheme – Partners in Community.

 

You will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with participants to develop plans that support their goals
  • Connecting people with disabilities to access support within the local community
  • Supporting participants to navigate and optimise their engagement with the NDIS
  • Improving community knowledge of the NDIS and creating new opportunities to connect participants to services and support
  • Meeting identified contractual KPIs

 

Be rewarded for your success

By Joining a Global human services organisation that has a growth mindset, you will have access to:

  • Ability to purchase additional leave
  • Flexible working arrangements and variety
  • Salary sacrificing
  • Discounted health insurance benefits
  • Novated car leasing
  • Commitment and support to your individualised personal development

 

To be successful in this role…

Knowledge of the local community and the available options for social & economic participation for people with disability, will see you build and nurture relationships within the community.

You will have:

  • Demonstrated relevant experience and or lived experience
  • The experience to coach, counsel, and connect people to identify and achieve the positive outcomes they desire.
  • The ability to display empathy and compassion, to understand the diverse needs of the individuals within the community
  • Demonstrated computer skills including capability with Microsoft Office 365
  • Access to your own transport
  • A current Working with Children Check

 

About APM Group

We’re a diverse team of over 9,000 people across 11 countries with a shared purpose - to enable better lives. Our purpose is the common thread that lives in everything we do, and it starts with enabling better lives for our employees and their families too.

 

Our work enables the people we serve to realise their ambitions and aspirations through sustainable employment, independence, better health and wellbeing, and increased social participation.

 

When you join APM, there’s an opportunity to grow your career in Human Services, across multiple global brands and geographies. You can expect a great work-life balance, extensive learning opportunities, networking programs and employee benefits. But most of all you can expect to make a lasting impact on the lives of others, who rely on our services.  

 

At APM we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures including indigenous peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people with a disability.

 

Ready to Join?

As part of your application process, please include a cover letter and your latest CV. In your Cover Letter, we’d like to you to answer the following two (2) questions:

  • Why do you believe you are suitable to be a Local Area Coordinator with APM?
  • What value will you add to the role and to the participants?

 

To apply click apply now and complete our online application.

 

For a confidential discussion, please contact Dani on 0418 307 516

 

Please keep your cover letter to 1 page maximum.

 

We're committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity
We welcome all people to join our team, including people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, living with disability, all gender identities, LGBTQIA+, people of any socioeconomic status, of any age, race, national origin or ethnicity. We believe each person’s uniqueness makes us even better at the work we do.

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